Special Events

Fall Craft & Vendor Show

Our Fall Craft & Vendor Show will be held on Saturday, October 19th from 9am- 3pm at the Falcon Civic Center.
Admission is FREE & Everyone is welcome to attend! The fee for a booth is $30 which includes one 8ft x 8ft space, one 8ft table, and two folding chairs. One additional table costs $7.50 if needed. Please Note: No one is put in the show until payment with the signed agreement has been received. Temporary Sales Tax Permits are not available, crafters/ vendors must have a permanent sales tax number through the Iowa Department of Revenue. Reminder to Falcon Civic Center Patrons: We will set-up for the Fall Craft Show on Friday, October 18th. Only the weight room will be open to public use on Friday, October 18th and Saturday, October 19th. If interested in a booth space, please contact Angie @ 319-334-6711 or email angieiprd@indytel.com.

Friday Night Fundraiser Bag Tournaments

Do you have a cause, special event, etc... you would like to raise money towards? 2 Person Bags Tournaments are offered at River'sEDGE Sport & Fitness on select Friday evenings in November- March. Registration is at 5:30pm on the day of the tournament or teams may pre-register by calling River'sEDGE @ 319-332-1525. The cost is $12 per adult team and $10 per kid team (2 person team). Start time is 6:00pm for these double-elimination tournaments w/ 0-2 single-elimination bracket. Teams will be bracketed upon registration; pay back will be over 50% of the registrations brought in to the TOP 3 teams and the rest goes to your cause. Teams will officiate their own games and HAVE FUN!! $2 cans will be sold and we hope to see you there!! Contact Lucas @ 319-332-1525 to discuss the details.


The Independence Public Library brewing up fun for families from 5-6:30pm at the Falcon Civic Center. All ages can enjoy games, stories, crafts, snacks, and a photo booth to celebrate Halloween. Wear your costume and stop in at the Falcon Civic Center for what is sure to be a SPOOKtacular good time... all ghouls, ghosts & goblins are welcome!! Typically held the Friday prior to Halloween. More details to come!! Call the Independence Public Library @ 319-334-2470 or find them on Facebook or Twitter.